Pia Renee is a vocalist and bassist who coined herself as a servant of Love. Born and raised on the Westside of Chicago, Pia discovered her musical abilities at the early age of six. At the age of 23, Pia enrolled in the music program at Harold Washington College and studied the bass guitar for a year. At that time, she began playing with a local Reggae Band and performed for many others as a background vocalist.
In 2007, she auditioned for American Idol. Her televised audition impressed both Randy Jackson and Paula Abdul, and immediately won over Simon Cowell.
Pia has countless experience contributing to live and studio projects of local hip hop and spoken word artists, and has released 2 EPs of her own. As the self-proclaimed love child of Grace Jones & Sly Stone, with Meshell Ndegeocello as her imaginary big sister, Pia Renee definitely brings a refreshing style and sound to today’s music scene.